Salary Details for a Software Engineer at Amazon

Updated Sep 16, 2022
$192,157/yr
Total Pay
$134,750/yrBase Pay
$57,408/yrAdditional Pay

$192,157

 / yr
$126K$301K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Software Engineer at Amazon is $192,157 per year. This number represents the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated base pay is $134,750 per year. The estimated additional pay is $57,408 per year. Additional pay could include bonus, stock, commission, profit sharing or tips. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Some related job titles are Entry Level Software Engineer salaries with median pay of $98,895, Principal Software Engineer salaries with median pay of $198,686, Software Development Engineer salaries with median pay of $128,150, Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) salaries with median pay of $139,079.

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Software Engineer Salaries by Demographic

Averages based on self-reported salaries. There may be multiple reasons for pay differences - one of which is a small number of salaries submitted per job. Help make it more accurate by adding yours. Learn how this feature works.

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Salaries Submitted
Average Base Pay (USD)
Asian
13 salaries

$136,692

/yr
Race/Ethnicity Not Reported
229 salaries

$139,705

/yr
Indigenous American or Alaska Native
Not enough salaries reported
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Not enough salaries reported
Middle Eastern
Not enough salaries reported
Black or African American
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Hispanic or Latinx
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White
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Amazon Salary FAQs

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $90,321 per year in United States, which is 52% lower than the average Amazon salary of $192,157 per year for this job.

The salary trajectory of a Software Engineer ranges between locations and employers. The salary starts at $123,115 per year and goes up to $203,971 per year for the highest level of seniority.

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